Largest Austrian Energy Provider Debuts DLT-Based E-Car Charger
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Largest Austrian Energy Provider Debuts DLT-Based E-Car Charger

btcethereumadmin - March 30, 2019

Major Austrian energy provider Wien Energie is exploring the use of DLT for electric car charging stations. Wien Energie, the largest energy provider in Austria, has announced…

Bitcoin Volumes in Venezuela Plummet During Nationwide Blackout
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Bitcoin Volumes in Venezuela Plummet During Nationwide Blackout

btcethereumadmin - March 15, 2019

Venezuelans are having a difficult time as the country’s power grid shut off on March 7, leaving the majority of Venezuelan states with no electricity for well…

Major UK Energy Company Acquires Stake in Blockchain Firm Electron
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Major UK Energy Company Acquires Stake in Blockchain Firm Electron

btcethereumadmin - March 13, 2019

U.K. energy supplier OVO has announced a strategic investment in blockchain energy technology company Electron. Major United Kingdom energy company OVO has invested in blockchain firm Electron…

Thai Petroleum Company Tests Blockchain Energy Trading Platform
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Thai Petroleum Company Tests Blockchain Energy Trading Platform

btcethereumadmin - March 8, 2019

Petroleum refiner Bangchak Corporation Public Co. Limited is testing a blockchain-based microgrid at one of its stations in Bangkok. Thai petroleum refining firm Bangchak Corporation Public Co.…

Chinese Miners Flock to Sichuan for Cheap Electricity During the Wet Season
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Chinese Miners Flock to Sichuan for Cheap Electricity During the Wet Season

btcethereumadmin - February 14, 2019

Over the last two months, the hashrate between the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin Core (BTC) networks has increased significantly since hitting a low on December 15,…

Germany: Suspects Arrested for Stealing Electricity in Crypto Mining Operation
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Germany: Suspects Arrested for Stealing Electricity in Crypto Mining Operation

btcethereumadmin - February 7, 2019

German police have reportedly arrested five men and one woman for allegedly stealing electricity for a crypto mining farm. In the German city of Klingenthal, Saxony, police…

Japanese IT Giant Fujitsu Completes Test of Blockchain Electricity Sharing Project
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Japanese IT Giant Fujitsu Completes Test of Blockchain Electricity Sharing Project

btcethereumadmin - January 30, 2019

The trial scheme involved increasing efficiency of a power sharing process called Demand Response (DR). Japanese IT firm Fujitsu has successfully trialed a blockchain-based solution to address…

Crypto Mining Could Bring Russia $1B in Taxes, Report Suggests
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Crypto Mining Could Bring Russia $1B in Taxes, Report Suggests

btcethereumadmin - January 29, 2019

Using its excess energy generating capacity to mine cryptocurrencies, Russia can increase its budget receipts by more than $1 billion dollars in annual tax revenue. The estimate…

Public Gets Chance to Earn Block Rewards by Donating Computing Power to Scientific Research
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Public Gets Chance to Earn Block Rewards by Donating Computing Power to Scientific Research

btcethereumadmin - January 15, 2019

sponsored A startup is vowing to tackle “obscene” levels of energy consumption in crypto mining by enabling users to donate computing power to issues they care about.…

9 Crypto Firms Sue Washington State Utility Over 50 Percent Rate Hike
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9 Crypto Firms Sue Washington State Utility Over 50 Percent Rate Hike

btcethereumadmin - January 14, 2019

A major utility in the U.S. state of Washington, Grant County public utility district, and its commissioners are facing a lawsuit filed by nine cryptocurrency firms. The…